IN MATH: 1. n. a member of the set of naturals, wholes, integers, rational numbers, or irrational numbers. EX. The square root of negative one is not real. It is complex.     See these numbers in a different format at: I Got Your Number.

IN ENGLISH: 1. adj. existing, genuine. EX. Is that a real diamond?

APPLICATION: See list 270.

Circle the real numbers:


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